Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale Report 15-04-2021
649 Sheep including 373 Finished Hoggs, 146 Cull Sheep & 44 Ewes with lambs at foot
37 Finished Hoggs ave 315.87p/kg
Trade again very strong with all but the very plain types in keen demand. Top prices of £155 per head and 335p/kg, with an overall average of £131 per head.
|39.0kg||310p/kg||C Kirkham, Hartington|
|42.7kg||335p/kg||R Swift & Son, Little Onn|
|32.1 – 39kg||To: 310p/kg||Ave: 304.69p/kg|
|39.1 – 45.5kg||To: 335p/kg||Ave: 317.49p/kg|
|45.6 – 52kg||To: 294p/kg||Ave: 283.85p/kg|
|52kg+||To 288p/kg||Ave: 24639p/kg|
46 Cull Sheep Ave £91 per head
Another competitive trade to a top of £146 for a pen of strong Continental Ewes from J Brough & Son, Rudyard
Store Sheep – 14 Feeding Lambs & 116 Ewes & Lambs
A few tail end feeding hoggs saw Dorset x to £75, Cont x to £74 and Herdwick to £74.
A very good show of 44 Ewes with 72 lambs at foot attracted great interest with several bidders failing to make a purchase and more could have been sold at these prices.
Texel Ewes with doubles to £246
Texel Shearlings with doubles to £232
Texel Ewe with single to £165
Mule Shearling with double to £214
Mule Ewes with doubles to £198
Mule Ewe with single to £142
Cheviot Mule with doubles to £212
Suffolk Shearling with single to £165
Cheviot Ewes with doubles to £202
Cheviot Ewes with singles to £120
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